In winter or during the off season, our bodies more susceptible to respiratory problems. A good alternative to the use of expensive drugs that are sold in a pharmacy, a folk medicine. During a flu epidemic as a prophylactic measure is useful prodelyvat following procedure. Grate onion and within 10-15 minutes of inhalation of the smell of a freshly prepared slurry. Finely crush several cloves of peeled garlic and stir in a glass of milk. Then boil the mixture and let it cool.
Take several times a day on a teaspoon – it will soften significantly the clinical course of disease. At a cold nose to bury in 3-5 drops menthol oil, greasing them both the forehead, temples, nose. Can be mixed with camphor menthol oil and the same procedure. Fresh pine needles (100 g) rinse and chop, then pour 1 liter of boiling water, bring to a boil and turn the heat off. Infuse for 1-2 hours, strain and drink 1 / 2 cup 3-4 times a day, dissolved in a drink 1 tablespoon of honey. The infusion is rich in vitamin C and other vitamins and trace elements.
It has a bactericidal effect, speeds recovery from influenza, the common cold. From colds to help tea with ginger and honey. Rub 1 / 4 cup grated ginger, add a cup of honey and cook. To make tea, add 1 / 2 teaspoon of this mixture. Mix 30 g of sea buckthorn oil, 20 g juice of fresh calendula, 15 g of melted cocoa butter, 10 g honey, 5 g of propolis. At a cold wet cotton wool in this part and enter it in the nose for 20 minutes. To cure a cold is very useful to sweat in the sauna Russian bath. At the same time recommended to rub the rump of grated radish (well mixed with grated horseradish) mixed with a little honey and salt, came out of the bath, drink 2-4 cups of broth from the flowers of linden, elder and chamomile mixed with the juice of sour grapes. With a protracted cold should try to prevent sinusitis – a serious inflammatory disease of the paranasal sinuses, as well as its variant sinusitis. Need to make a narrow bag of linen cloth, fill it warm, cool cooked millet porridge and put the bag on the nose so that he would close the maxillary sinus. Keep up until the heat is stored. At a cold to dig in 3-5 drops of aloe in each nostril 4-5 times a day, his head thrown back and massaging after instillation of the wings of the nose. Very useful to use a decoction of fresh or dried strawberries or raspberries, going to bed, and at the same time breathe broth made from sage leaves, God wood (Artemisia curative) and wormwood.